Politics

Upcoming event

Inside the Country of Georgia: Meet Leaders Who Advocate Democracy on Russia’s Border

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Wed, Mar 29 2017 - 12:00pm

David Bakradze, Georgian Ambassador to the United States; Former State Minister, European and Euro-Atlantic Integration
Keti Bochorishvili, Deputy Minister of Economy and Sustainability
Dr. David Saganelidze, Head, Georgian Partnership Fund (Sovereign Wealth Fund); Former Majority Leader, Georgian Parliament; Member, Georgian Dream Party
Mikheil Janelidze, Minister of Foreign Affairs, Georgia (Invited) Read more »

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MSNBC’s Chris Hayes: The Two Americas

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Tue, Mar 28 2017 - 7:00pm

Chris Hayes, MSNBC Host, "All in with Chris Hayes"; Editor at Large, The Nation; Author, A Colony in a Nation; Twitter Read more »

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P.J. O'Rourke: Has America Gone Crazy?

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Mon, Mar 27 2017 - 6:30pm

P.J. O’Rourke, H.L. Mencken Research Fellow, Cato Institute; Author, How the Hell Did This Happen?: The Election of 2016; Twitter
Melissa Caen, Political Analyst, CBS San Francisco; Twitter —Moderator  Read more »

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Trump's First 100 Days: Part Two

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Thu, Mar 23 2017 - 6:30pm

Panelists TBA

Marisa Lagos, Reporter, California Politics and Government, KQED—Moderator Read more »

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Week to Week Political Roundtable and Social Hour 3/13/17

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Mon, Mar 13 2017 - 6:30pm

Larry Gerston, Ph.D., Professor of Political Science, San Jose State University; Political Analyst, NBC Bay Area; Author, Reviving Citizen Engagement: Policies to Renew National Community; Twitter
Carla Marinucci, Senior Writer, Politico California Playbook; Twitter
Additional Panelist TBA Read more »

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An Evening with Madeleine Albright and Katie Albright

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Wed, Mar 8 2017 - 7:00pm

Madeleine Albright, Former U.S. Secretary of State under President Clinton
Katie Albright, Executive Director, San Francisco Child Abuse Prevention Center
In conversation with Ellen Tauscher, Former Representative, California’s 10th Congressional District; Former Undersecretary of State for Arms Control and International Security; Member, Commonwealth Club Board of Governors Read more »

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The Hamilton Affair

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Thu, Mar 2 2017 - 6:00pm

Elizabeth Cobbs, Professor and Melbern G. Glasscock Chair in American History, Texas A&M University; Research Fellow, Hoover Institution, Stanford University; Author, The Hamilton Affair

This program is part of our Good Lit series, underwritten by the Bernard Osher Foundation. Read more »

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Trump's First 100 Days: Part One

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Mon, Feb 27 2017 - 6:30pm

Zahra Billoo, Executive Director, Council on American-Islamic Relations, San Francisco Bay Area
Judge LaDoris Hazzard Cordell (Ret.), Chair, Santa Clara County Jail Commission
Steven Fish, Professor of Political Science, UC Berkeley
Sean Walsh, GOP Political Strategist Read more »

Past event

Week to Week Political Roundtable and Social Hour: Fifth Anniversary Edition 2/13/17

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Mon, Feb 13 2017 - 6:30pm

Daniel Borenstein, Columnist and Editorial Writer, East Bay Times; Twitter
Bob Butler, Reporter, KCBS Radio; Twitter

It's the fifth anniversary of Week to Week, the political roundtable of The Commonwealth Club of California! Read more »

Past event

Bret Baier, Fox News Chief Political Anchor

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Tue, Feb 7 2017 - 6:30pm

Bret Baier, Chief Political Anchor, Fox News; Author, Three Days in January: Dwight Eisenhower’s Final Mission; Twitter:
In conversation with Kori Schake, Research Fellow, Hoover Institution

This program is part of our Good Lit series, underwritten by the Bernard Osher Foundation. Read more »

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